Cook County Schools
Total Dedication to Excellence in Education
The Cook County School System is proud to be in compliance with No Child Left Behind (NCLB) guidelines. All of our schools strive to make adequate yearly progress each year. High academic standards with an extensive student assessment program have enabled all schools to be accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. To read the 2013 SACS Self Assessment, click this link.
The Cook County School System will provide all students with an exemplary education, which will meet the diverse needs of individual students in a positive and safe environment while preparing them for academic success, productive citizenship, and lifelong learning.
The Cook County School System envisions a professional team of educators fostering community partnerships with the purpose of inspiring students to reach their individual potential. We envision a standards based, inclusive, and challenging curriculum that stimulates learning and creativity in a positive and safe environment.